Senior Data Engineer (m/f/d)

Join DEKRA DIGITAL as Senior Data Engineer!


  • You help shaping the future of the AI Hub and participate in the growth of the team
  • You work on several use cases for the different businesses integrating the DEKRA group, such as Automotive, Cybersecurity, Digital or Pharma industries
  • You participate in the prototyping and productization of AI products to solve multiple problems such as automated driving, testing voice recognition of virtual assistant devices or detecting attacks in cybersecurity applications
  • Furthermore you provide access to structured and non-structured data coming from different sources
  • You design and prepare tooling for processing data, doing advanced analytics, and applying machine learning models
  • You also conduct code reviews and ensure the quality of the developed solutions
  • You team up with Data Scientists and Software Engineers to productionize developed solutions
  • You proactively investigate available data sources and help shaping new use cases as well as evaluating their business potential
  • You cooperate with data and IT specialists to design the future DEKRA data platform
  • You are a mentor in Data Engineering topics for junior and non-expert colleagues

Skills & Qualifications

  • University degree in Computer Science, Engineering or any other STEM field
  • Several years of strong experience and proven track record in applying Data and Software Engineering to real world projects
  • Excellent programming skills in C#, Java and/or Python
  • Experience setting up and managing relational and non-relational databases
  • Good Software Engineering background, including best practices to ensure software quality
  • Experience in container and orchestration tools such as Airflow, Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience in developing data solutions in Cloud ecosystems, preferable MS Azure
  • Good command of Hadoop ecosystem tooling, such as Spark, HDFS, Hive, Kafka, etc.
  • Highly proactive, strong entrepreneurial attitude and passion for data
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision but also as part of a team
  • Good written and oral communication skills, fluent in English language, and nice to have Spanish language skills


DEKRA DIGITAL has been established to focus on tech competencies and drive digital innovation to help leading DEKRA into a successful future. We are shaping the safety and security of tomorrow and beyond.